1. Ke$ha Trips Out in 'Your Love Is My Drug' Video

    May 13, 2010 11:26 AM EDT K e$ha can't be tamed, and the wild child-turned-pop singer makes it clear in the video for her latest single, "Your Love Is My Drug." Video: Ke$ha, "Your Love Is My Drug In the clip, Ke$ha wakes up in the desert after a surely 'shroom-fueled romp with her man and…

  2. Eminem Leads Host Of High Debuts On Hot 100

    May 13, 2010 11:00 AM EDT As mentioned in a breaking story yesterday , Eminem scores his third Billboard Hot 100 No. 1 with the chart-topping debut of "Not Afraid." The song is one of two top 10 debuts and five top 40 entries for the week. Eminem also announced a pair of stadium concerts with Jay-Z yesterday…

  3. Godsmack Grabs Third No. 1 Album; Eminem Wows Digitally

    May 12, 2010 11:00 AM EDT While Godsmack notches its third No. 1 album on the Billboard 200, Eminem snares the best sales week for a digital download song this year. Over on the Digital Songs chart, Eminem's new single "Not Afraid" debuts at No. 1 with 379,000 downloads according to Nielsen SoundScan --…

  4. Ke$ha, Jack White Among Hometown Artists Pitching In For Nashville

    May 10, 2010 2:55 PM EDT Nashville may be the country music capital of the world, but at a time when its struggling to rebuild from devastating floods, its billing as Music City has never been as fitting. Recording artists from all genres who call Nashville home are responding to the disaster. Pop star Ke$ha flew in…

  5. Roll Deep, Diana Vickers Top U.K. Charts

    May 10, 2010 7:00 AM EDT RCA/Sony Music Entertainment's British teenage pop breakthrough act Diana Vickers followed her No. 1 debut on the singles chart of two weeks ago, "Once," with a bestselling start for her first album. "Songs from the Tainted Cherry Tree" debuted at No. 1 on the…

  6. Videos of the Week: Carrie Underwood's 'Undo It,' Bieber's German Confusion, 'DWTS' Goes Gaga

    May 07, 2010 3:32 PM EDT In this week's top 10 videos that had everyone buzzing: Carrie Underwood debuts her "Undo It" video, Justin Bieber is stumped by German, Christina Aguilera fans fight back, "Dancing with the Stars" gives an awkward tribute to Lady Gaga , and more. 1) Carrie Underwood…

  7. Miranda Cosgrove, "Sparks Fly"

    May 07, 2010 1:50 PM EDT Full of saccharin-sweet pop riffs and head-bobbing beats that one would expect from a Nickelodeon TV actress, "iCarly" star Miranda Cosgrove 's debut album, "Sparks Fly," delivers the total tween package. Production from the Matrix and Espionage , among others,…

  8. Hot 100 Recap: Ushering in a New Decade of No. 1s

    May 06, 2010 11:27 AM EDT As reported earlier in a breaking news story , Usher moves to the head of the Hot 100 ranking with "OMG," featuring will.i.am, his ninth single to top the list. With the 6-1 ascension, Usher becomes the first artist to top the list in the past three decades. His first No. 1, "…

  9. Beyonce's Smokin' in "Why Don't You Love Me" Video

    May 04, 2010 6:03 PM EDT B eyoncé dresses up like a naughty '50s housewife in the video for "Why Don't You Love Me", a bonus cut penned by her sister Solange from the re-released version of her "I Am...Sasha Fierce" album. Video: Beyoncé, "Why Don't You Love Me" Perhaps…

  10. Clorofila Channels New Order With 'BabyRock Rock' Video

    May 03, 2010 7:21 PM EDT Norteño music meets New Order -inspired synth-pop in "BabyRock Rock," a new track by Clorofila of the Mexican electronic quartet Nortec Collective. In the song's accompanying video, a girl picks the track from a bar jukebox and sings its mesmerizing hook ("Something's…

  11. Bamboozle NJ: Top 10 Moments

    May 03, 2010 6:11 PM EDT Fans young and old laced up their Chuck Taylors and headed to the New Jersey's Meadowlands complex May 1-2 for a sweltering weekend of rock, pop, punk and hip-hop as Bamboozle 2010 juxtaposed Drake, Hanson, Ke$ha, MGMT, the reunion of Jack's Mannequin singer Andrew McMahon with…

  12. 'The Simpsons' Do Ke$ha, Kanye Raps on 'Cleveland,' Will.i.am Parodied on 'Boondocks'

    May 03, 2010 3:22 PM EDT "The Simpsons" switched out its regular intro song last night for an animated tribute to Ke$ha's "TiK ToK" that probably confused as many fans as it entertained. The special opener kicked off with Lisa Simpson waking up in the morning "feeling like P. Diddy"…

  13. UK Grime Group Roll Deep Scores U.K. No. 1

    May 03, 2010 1:51 PM EDT There was a double triumph for east London artists on the Official Charts Company's new U.K. sales charts, published Sunday (May 2). Grime collective Roll Deep debuted atop the singles survey with "Good Time" (Relentless/Virgin/EMI), featuring Jodie Connor, while rapper/singer…

  14. Ke$ha, "Your Love Is My Drug"

    April 30, 2010 3:04 PM EDT The third single off Ke$ha 's debut album, "Animal"-also known as every bad girl's sleepover soundtrack-"Your Love Is My Drug" is unforgiving in its mission to equate lustful romance with substance abuse. "I'm looking down every alley/I'm making…

  15. B.o.B Rules Hot 100, Doubles Up In Top 10

    April 29, 2010 11:39 AM EDT B .o.B , born Bobby Ray Simmons, Jr., leads the Billboard Hot 100 for a second week with his introductory single, "Nothin' on You," featuring Bruno Mars. After debuting last week at No. 12, the rapper's "Airplanes," featuring Paramore vocalist Hayley Williams,…

  16. Chart Beat Wednesday: Diva Domination

    April 28, 2010 1:05 PM EDT BEYONCE & LADY GAGA: After "Telephone," by Lady Gaga featuring Beyonce , topped Dance/Club Play Songs in February, "Video Phone" returns the superstar duo to the chart's top spot. The list's new leader credits the pair in reverse order: Beyonce featuring Lady…

  17. Glee's 'Madonna' Powers To No. 1 On Billboard 200

    April 28, 2010 11:07 AM EDT It's all about "The Power of Madonna" this week on the Billboard 200 albums chart where the soundtrack from last week's Madonna -themed episode of Fox TV's "Glee" debuts at No. 1 with 98,000 copies sold according to Nielsen SoundScan. Listen to "Glee:…

  18. MGMT Rocks 'SNL' with 'Flash Delirium,' 'Brian Eno'

    April 26, 2010 4:20 PM EDT Lasers, neon body paint, and otherworldly philosophizing -- it sounds like just about everything one might expect at a MGMT gig, but no, that was Ke$ha's stint on last weekend's "SNL." Instead, MGMT stopped by this weekend's Gabourey Sidibe-hosted episode with a…

  19. Bamboozle Backstage Videoblog Contest!

    April 26, 2010 12:07 PM EDT The Bamboozle music festival brings Ke$ha , Paramore , Weezer, MGMT , Drake and dozens of other great acts to E. Rutherford, NJ's Meadowlands Sports Complex May 1 and 2. Billboard.com is in search of one New York City area fan who will win a pair of tickets, VIP access so they meet the…

  20. Top 20 Tweets of the Week: 4/24/10

    April 24, 2010 10:36 AM EDT Here's our round-up of singers', rockers' and rappers' 20 coolest and funnest tweets from the past seven days. Be sure to tag @billboarddotcom to your favorite music retweets (and don't forget to follow us !) @iamdiddy (Diddy): Me+Mark Wahlberg driving a racecar down…

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